|University Motto||"Out of Hiding, Into the Light"|
|Year of establishment||1871|
|City||Philippi, West Virginia|
Alderson Broaddus College
For more than 144 years, Alderson Broaddus University has been providing a quality education for its students. Overlooking the picturesque Tygart River Valley in Philippi, West Virginia, Alderson Broaddus University students learn and grow in a faith-based learning community. Deeply rooted in the liberal arts, Alderson Broaddus University is a health-related and professional educational institution. Alderson Broaddus University is affiliated with the American Baptist Churches, USA, and the West Virginia Baptist Convention.Two institutions were united in 1932 to form Alderson-Broaddus College. Each of the institutions passed on a rich Christian heritage. The older of the two, Broaddus University, was founded in Winchester, Virginia in 1871 by Edward Jefferson Willis, a Baptist minister who named the new college after Rev. William Francis Ferguson Broaddus, a prominent Baptist minister at the time of the Civil War. In response to economic hard times, Broaddus University was moved across the Alleghenies to Clarksburg, West Virginia, in 1876. The college was moved again to the small town of Philippi, West Virginia in 1901.
The Alderson Broaddus College is a Private university located in Philippi.
The Alderson Broaddus College was founded in 1871.
The current president of Alderson Broaddus College is James Berry.
For graduate school, you will find here 3 master’s degrees combining online and on-campus programs.
The Alderson Broaddus College business school provides management education through programs designed to equip future leaders with the tools for success in both corporate and public positions.
The Alderson Broaddus College offers a wide variety of business degrees, including, among others, the Associate of Business and Commerce and the Bachelor of Business Administration and Management. Click here to see all Alderson Broaddus College Business Programs
Alderson Broaddus College is aware that registered nurses are the backbone of the medical field, that's why Alderson Broaddus College offers nurses accredited nursing programs to earn a diploma or associates degree.
The Alderson Broaddus College also offers the highly demanded Bachelor of Science in Nursing to registered nurses (RN to BSN), a program that will open up even more job opportunities to practicing nurses.
Nurses holding a BSN degree can take leadership roles within a hospital or medical practice, and even hold management positions. Click here to see all Alderson Broaddus College Nursing Programs
2 health related programs are available throughout Alderson Broaddus College’s health colleges and schools.
From undergraduate programs to residencies and fellowships, Alderson Broaddus College’s combination of classroom and hands-on medical training make Alderson Broaddus College’s health programs some of the most competitive in the country. Click here to see all Alderson Broaddus College Health Related Progams
Degrees in public administration provide a background for those interested in pursuing careers in governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations and management in public institutions. The Alderson Broaddus College offers 1 programs for all students aspiring for careers in public service. Programs such as Bachelor of Public Relations and Image Management. have been developed by experienced leaders for professional careers in public service. Click here to see all Alderson Broaddus College Public Administration Programs